Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.

Mohammed Siraj
Mohammed Siraj. (Photo Source: Twitter and Getty Images)

Ravindra Jadeja ruled out of the India vs England Test series

  • As India plan to start preparing for the big series against England at home, they have faced a major setback.
  • Star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been ruled out of the four-Test match series which will start on February 5.
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Lasith Malinga retires from franchise cricket ahead of IPL 2021; ends his career for Mumbai Indians

  • Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from franchise cricket.
  • After his decision to retire, MI released him after he stayed with them for 11 seasons from 2009.
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‘When he comes home, I will kiss where he is hurt’ – Cheteshwar Pujara’s daughter has the cutest remedy for his injuries

  • India had scripted history at The Gabba in Brisbane by breaking Australia’s 32-year-old streak of winning at that ground.
  • The 32-year-old had also smashed his slowest ever Test half-century by scoring 56 runs off 211 deliveries.
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‘IPL won’t be the same without you’ – Jasprit Bumrah pays heartwarming tribute to former teammate Lasith Malinga

  • India star Jasprit Bumrah has paid a heartwarming tribute to his former IPL teammate Lasith Malinga.
  • He is one of the prime reasons behind the team’s stunning success over the years.
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Gautam Gambhir takes a dig at RCB for releasing 10 players ahead of IPL 2021 auction

  • After failing to win the title once again last year, the Bangalore-based team has released as many as ten players ahead of the auction.
  • RCB are one of the only three teams in the history of IPL who are playing right from the first season but are yet to win the trophy.
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Mohammed Siraj drives straight from airport to graveyard to pay last respects to his departed father

  • Siraj received an offer from the BCCI to return home to be with his bereaved family but he decided to stay in Australia.
  • In the last couple of months, Siraj went from being India’s backup bowler to the leader of the pace attack.
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